Two Naval Ratings: Nnamani Anointing and Onyekachi Egwin, have been arrested and paraded by the police in Lagos for allegedly killing of an Assistant Superintendent of Police, Abiona Hezekiah, in the Satellite town area of the state.
The Commissioner, Lagos State Police Command, Abiodun Alabi, revealed this when he paraded them alongside 14 others.
Alabi said, “This deals with a case of the murder of ASP Abiona Hezekiah, 53, by two naval ratings, Seaman Nnamani Anointing, 28, and OSMTD Onyekachi Egwin, 27.
“The ASP died when the suspects stabbed and killed him during a traffic stop that degenerated into a face-off at the Satellite area of Lagos State.
“The suspects stabbed three other civilians in their bid to escape.
“The stabbed persons are responding to treatment.
“The command is currently working with the Directorate of Public Prosecutions, Ministry of Justice, Alausa, Ikeja to ensure that justice prevails.”